Movies like The Watch

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The Watch
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Four everyday suburban guys come together as an excuse to escape their humdrum lives one night a week. But when they accidentally discover that their town has become overrun with aliens posing as ordinary suburbanites, they have no choice but to save their neighborhood - and the world - from total extermination.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, idiotic, ridiculous, clever, entertaining, light, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien invasion, alien, father daughter relationship, buddies, aliens, beer, murder, chase, parody, evil alien, suburbs, save the world, alien encounter, single father, dialogue, foul language, heroes, catastrophe, partners, castration, death, friendship, pornography, dumb, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012, 2010s
Place: usa, ohio
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The World's End
Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
UK, USA, Japan
109 min.
 7.0
22 Jump Street
Action, Comedy, Crime
USA
112 min.
 7.0
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, funny, absurd and not serious films with plots about dialogue, catastrophe, storytelling, chase, mentor, stupidity and parody mostly in Comedy, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Watch: Mars Attacks! (1996), Let's Be Cops (2014), The World's End (2013), 22 Jump Street (2014), Evolution (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 6.3
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Mars Attacks!
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: 'We come in peace' is not what those green men from Mars mean when they invade our planet, armed with irresistible weapons and a cruel sense of humor. This star studded cast must play victim to the alien’s fun and games in this comedy ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, surreal, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, mars, alien, alien invasion, end of the world, sarcasm, anti heroes, white house, aliens, congress, president, evil alien ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: las vegas, usa, taj mahal, big ben london, washington d.c.
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System:   95%
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 6.5
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Let's Be Cops
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: It's the ultimate buddy cop movie except for one thing: they're not cops. When two struggling pals dress as police officers for a costume party, they become neighborhood sensations. But when these newly-minted “heroes” get tangled in ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: police, corruption, police investigation, gangsters, police corruption, investigation, drugs/alcohol, anti heroes, comedy of errors, undercover cop, surveillance, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
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System:   91%
    User:   93%
 
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 7.0
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The World's End
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Five friends who reunite in an attempt to top their epic pub crawl from 20 years earlier unwittingly become humankind's only hope for survival.
Style: clever, humorous, witty, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: end of the world, apocalypse, small town, friendship, alien invasion, alien, british, chase, beer, robot, violence, postmodernism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1990
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   86%
    User:   100%
 
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22 Jump Street
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After making their way through high school (twice), big changes are in store for officers Schmidt and Jenko when they go deep undercover at a local college. But when Jenko meets a kindred spirit on the football team, and Schmidt infiltrates the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, witty, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: college, undercover cop, parody, friendship, high school, police investigation, drugs, police, chase, verbal byplay, beer, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, campus, new orleans, tokyo, mexico
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    User:   94%
 
 6.1
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Evolution
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A comedy that follows the chaos that ensues when a meteor hits the Earth carrying alien life forms that give new meaning to the term "survival of the fittest." David Duchovny, Orlando Jones, Seann William Scott, and Julianne Moore are the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, stylized, witty ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: desert, alien, alien invasion, chase, evolution, stupidity, screwball, anti heroes, aliens, dangerous animal, first contact, parody ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: arizona, usa
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System:   84%
    User:   73%
 
 6.6
 276K
The Interview
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Dave Skylark and his producer Aaron Rapoport run the celebrity tabloid show "Skylark Tonight". When they land an interview with a surprise fan, North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un, they are recruited by the CIA to turn their trip to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, funny, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: farce, assassination attempt, propaganda, male nudity, drugs/alcohol, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, chase, parody, assassin, free speech, anti heroes ...
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Pineapple Express
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A stoner and his dealer are forced to go on the run from the police after the pothead witnesses a cop commit a murder.
Style: humorous, talky, not serious, funny, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: marijuana, friendship, drugs, stupidity, drinking, violence, chase, murder, drugs/alcohol, weed, buddies, corruption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1937, 1930s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   84%
    User:   82%
 
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MacGruber
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ex-special operative MacGruber (Forte) is called back into action to take down his archenemy, Dieter Von Cunth (Kilmer), who's in possession of a nuclear warhead and bent on destroying Washington, DC.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: parody, male nudity, uninhibited rivalry, strong sexual content, stupidity, heroic mission, revenge, violence, chases and races, weapons, dumb, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, salt lake city utah, south dakota, colorado, siberia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   84%
    User:   85%
 
 6.6
 148K
The Heat
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Uptight and straight-laced, FBI Special Agent Sarah Ashburn is a methodical investigator with a reputation for excellence--and hyper-arrogance. Shannon Mullins, one of Boston P.D.'s "finest," is foul-mouthed and has a very short fuse, ...
Style: humorous, funny, exciting, buddy comedy, not serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: police, friendship, misfit partners, partners against crime, fbi, policewoman, police investigation, unlikely friendships, verbal byplay, women, drug lord, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   84%
    User:   72%
 
 5.6
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Cop Out
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Detectives Jimmy and Paul, despite nine years as partners, can still sometimes seem like polar opposites – especially when Paul's unpredictable antics get them suspended without pay. Already strapped for cash and trying to pay for his ...
Style: humorous, talky, not serious, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police, police investigation, baseball, verbal byplay, buddies, chase, car chase, partners against crime, urban, violence, kidnapping, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   82%
    User:   93%
 
Suburban Commando
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Shep Ramsey is an interstellar hero, righting wrongs, etc. His ship is damaged after a fight with an interstellar nasty and he must hide out on Earth until it can recharge. He leaves his power suit at home, but still finds himself unable to allow ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, futuristic, intense, idiotic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, superhero, family, bounty hunter, vengeance, androids and robots, ship, kids and family, benign alien, suburbs, chase, alien ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   81%
    User:   92%
 
Spaced Invaders
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A crew of Martians overhears a radio broadcast of Orson Welles' "War of the Worlds" coming from Earth, and, thinking the Martian fleet is attacking Earth, they land their broken-down ship in a backwater mid-American town. As luck ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, idiotic, funny ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: alien, adventure, alien invasion, halloween, small town, aliens, androids and robots, anti heroes, first contact, benign alien, weapons, mars ...
Time: 20th century
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   80%
    User:   70%
 
30 Minutes or Less
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Two fledgling criminals kidnap a pizza delivery guy, strap a bomb to his chest, and advise him that he has mere hours to rob a bank or else...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, heist, bank robbery, crime, verbal byplay, buddies, race against time, unlikely criminals, foul language, dialogue, weed, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   75%
    User:   62%
 
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Attack the Block
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A teen gang in a grim South London housing estate must team up with the other residents to protect their neighbourhood from a terrifying alien invasion.
Style: stylized, talky, humorous, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: alien, chase, monster, survival, alien invasion, deadly creature, drugs/alcohol, aliens, violence, evil alien, gang, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   83%
 
Killer Klowns from Outer Space
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Aliens, who look like clowns, arrive on Earth to capture and harvest people in order to use them as sustenance.
Style: humorous, scary, not serious, dark humor, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: small town, parody, alien, mad scientist, monster, alien invasion, punk, evil alien, aliens, blood, young heroes, rescue ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   66%
 
You Don't Mess with the Zohan
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: An Israeli counterterrorism soldier with a secretly fabulous ambition to become a Manhattan hairstylist. Zohan's desire runs so deep that he'll do anything -- including faking his own death and going head-to-head with an Arab cab driver -- ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, absurd, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: farce, vengeance, male nudity, hidden identity, stupidity, parody, follow your dream, stereotypes, lame, dumb, starting over, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, middle east, new york, usa, tel aviv israel ...
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System:   70%
    User:   75%
 
 6.1
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Men in Black II
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Kay and Jay reunite to provide our best, last and only line of defense against a sinister seductress who levels the toughest challenge yet to the MIB's untarnished mission statement – protecting Earth from the scum of the universe. It's ...
Style: humorous, light, not serious, stylized, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien, alien invasion, destiny, good versus evil, undercover, aliens, end of the world, dog, buddies, evil alien, catastrophe, lame ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002, year 1978, 20th century ...
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, massachusetts, manhattan new york city
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System:   69%
    User:   67%
 
 6.5
 183K
Get Smart
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When the identities of secret agents from Control are compromised, the Chief promotes hapless but eager analyst Maxwell Smart and teams him with stylish, capable Agent 99, the only spy whose cover remains intact. Can they work together to thwart the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: espionage, spy, parody, secret service, betrayal, surveillance, chase, secret agents, spies, heroic mission, escapades, weapons ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, russia, usa, chechnya, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   64%
 
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RocketMan
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Fred Z. Randall is geeky and obnoxious spacecraft designer, who gets the chance to make his dream come true and travel to Mars as a member of the first manned flight there.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, offbeat, absurd ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: mars, family, space travel, nasa, farce, anti heroes, comedy of errors, astronaut, buddies, goofy hero, dumb, race against time ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   65%
 
 4.8
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The Animal
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When loser Marvin Mange is involved in a horrible car accident, he's brought back to life by a deranged scientist as half man and half animal. His newfound powers are awesome -- but their adverse side effects could take over his life. Now, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, feel good, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, police investigation, goofy hero, chase, dumb, animals, stupidity, lame, reality tv, experiment gone awry, disorder, animal life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   72%
 
Eight Legged Freaks
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The residents of a rural mining town discover that an unfortunate chemical spill has caused hundreds of little spiders to mutate overnight to the size of SUVs. It's then up to mining engineer Chris McCormack and Sheriff Sam Parker to mobilize ...
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: small town, spiders, dangerous animal, splatter, mad scientist, parody, monster, deadly creature, monsters, rescue, chase, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   66%
 
 5.3
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Coneheads
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: With enormous cone-shaped heads, robotlike walks and an appetite for toilet paper, aliens Beldar and Prymatt don't exactly blend in with the population of Paramus, N.J. But for some reason, everyone believes them when they say they're from ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, offbeat, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, fish out of water, stranded, aliens, alien invasion, misfit, first contact, suburbs, disorder, family, space and aliens, screwball ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   58%
 
Hot Tub Time Machine 2
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Lou, who has become the "father of the Internet," is shot by an unknown assailant, Jacob and Nick fire up the time machine again to save their friend.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, idiotic, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, male nudity, drugs/alcohol, buddies, pornography, drinking, imaginary, dialogue, parody, disorder, parallel universe, friends ...
Time: 20th century, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   57%
 
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Rapture-Palooza
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two teens battle their way through a religious apocalypse on a mission to defeat the Antichrist.
Style: humorous, surreal, not serious, offbeat, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: apocalypse, end of the world, religion, devil, christianity, good versus evil, young heroes, god, irreverent, parody, dialogue, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
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System:   67%
    User:   54%
 
Loaded Weapon 1
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An LA detective is murdered because she has microfilm with the recipe to make cocaine cookies. A "Lethal Weapon" style cop team tries to find and stop the fiends before they can dope the nation by distributing their wares via the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: parody, police investigation, chase, buddies, partners against crime, farce, stupidity, lame, dumb, crimes, law enforcement, weapons ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   60%
 
Beverly Hills Ninja
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Haru, an orphaned American who washes ashore in Japan and is mistaken for the great White Ninja of legend. Raised among the finest Ninjas, Haru grows strong and big - very big. With the grace of all Three Stooges rolled into one body, Haru is an ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, idiotic, feel good ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, ninja, murder, heroic mission, mistaken identity, culture clash, stupidity, fish out of water, dumb, mentor, parody, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, asia, beverly hills, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   75%
 
 7.2
 459K
21 Jump Street
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In high school, Schmidt was a dork and Jenko was the popular jock. After graduation, both of them joined the police force and ended up as partners riding bicycles in the city park. Since they are young and look like high school students, they are ...
Style: humorous, buddy comedy, funny, absurd, witty ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: working undercover, high school, undercover cop, partners against crime, friendship, police investigation, parody, misfit partners, unlikely friendships, gunfight, foul language, drug dealing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 2005, year 2012 ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   67%
 
Hot Tub Time Machine
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A malfunctioning time machine at a ski resort takes a man back to 1986 with his two friends and nephew, where they must relive a fateful night and not change anything to make sure the nephew is born.
Style: humorous, funny, absurd, light, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, time machine, friendship, changing the past or future, sarcasm, stupidity, drinking, foul language, reunion, destiny, drugs/alcohol, buddies ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, future, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: usa, california
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System:   66%
    User:   75%
 

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Genre: Adventure, Comedy
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